Two arrested for carrying weapons

KATHMANDU: Police said on Saturday that they have nabbed two youth in possession of a khukuri and a knife from Nayapati on the north-eastern outskirts of Kathmandu.

The 20-year-old Ram Gurung and 21-year-old Neema Gurung, permanent residents of Nayapaati, Gokarneshwor Municipality-8 in the Capital, were carrying the sharp weapons while police nabbed them on Friday.

After receiving a tip-off, a police team deployed from Metropolitan police Sector, Gokarneshwor detained the duo from Nayapaati.

Futher investigation into the incident is underway, said police.